Teacher of French to Key Stages 2, 3 & 4

St. Lawrence CollegeGreece

Teacher of French to Key Stages 2, 3 and 4

The position

St. Lawrence College, Athens, Greece is currently seeking to recruit a suitably qualified and experienced teacher of French as part of the Modern Languages department in the school. 

Brief Job Description

The successful applicant will be responsible for the teaching of French to pupils in Key Stages 2, 3 and 4, including up to IGCSE. He or she will work closely with the current Head of Department in all areas of the planning and delivery of French, including strengthening the schemes of work, creating and sourcing teaching aids, developing and implementing assessment tasks, promoting knowledge and love of French culture.

St. Lawrence College places great importance on the excellence of the delivery of pastoral care and on the provision of extracurricular activities for all pupils. The successful applicant will be expected to contribute to these vital spheres of British education fully and with enthusiasm. 

Brief Person Specification

In addition to appropriate teaching qualifications and, preferably, experience teaching French in a British school either in the UK or overseas, the successful applicant will possess outstanding subject knowledge, excellent communication skills and the stamina to realise the continual improvement of the teaching of this highly popular subject. 

The successful applicant will be available to work from 30th August 2021.


Our new teacher of French will receive a competitive salary by standards of British education in Greece plus Christmas, Easter and summer bonuses and other benefits. The successful applicant will work alongside friendly and supportive colleagues across our 20-acre school campus set in the stunning natural surroundings of the suburbs in southern Athens. 


A full recruitment pack is attached to this advertisement, containing 1. An introduction to the position. 2. A full job description. 3. A full person specification. 4. The St. Lawrence College ‘Safeguarding and Child Protection Policy’. 5. The St. Lawrence College Data Privacy Policy and 6. An electronic application form. Interested applicants should complete and return the application form as an attachment to the Headmaster, Phil Holden, at careers@slc.gr to arrive by 09.00am (Athens time) on Thursday 15th April 2021. 

Applicants should note that the pdf application form should be saved to a device before being completed and returned.

Child Protection 

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate a suitability to take up such a teaching position in the context of child protection in line with the expectations of British schools throughout the UK and the wider world. This will include cooperation with the school in the procurement of background checks as appropriate.

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